After the collaboration meeting with the Society of Dyers and Colorists (SDC) in last December, SGS has been granted an exclusive right to administer the Certificate of Competence course for Color Fastness Testing of Textiles in various designated territories. From the 27th to 29th of March, The first SDC Color Fastness Training will be conducted in SGS Pakistan in Lahore.

This three-days training titled “Certificate of Competence Course: Color Fastness Testing of Textiles” is firstly co-organized by SDC and SGS. Attendees who attain an appropriate level of expertise will be qualified for the Society’s Certificate of Competence in Color Fastness Testing, which is valid for one year. The course not only covers an introduction to different International Standards for fastness testing and fabric stability, but also some practical training and demonstration of tests.

SGS will share the latest development and experiences in color solution during the training, with details as:

Venue: SGS Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd (Textile Lab), Canal Bank, Lahore, Pakistan
Date: 27-29 March 2007
Organisers: Society of Dyers and Colourists and SGS
SDC Members: £250 = PKR 29 700
Non-SDC Members: £300 = PKR 35 643


Mr. Adnan Irshad
Customer Service Executive
T: (92) 42 5716833-6
F: (92) 42 5716837

The same SDC course will be conducted later at other designated SGS offices and more will be shared on instrumental color communication aspect. More details on the next training course will be available very soon.